Magkaipit, Municipality of San Fernando, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Fernando
Postal code5416
Population (2015)275
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4896, 123.7387

Magkaipit is a barangay in the municipality of San Fernando, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 275. This represented 1.19% of the total population of San Fernando.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magkaipit is 10 to 14, with 35 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 426
5 to 934
10 to 1435
15 to 1931
20 to 2432
25 to 2915
30 to 3412
35 to 3920
40 to 4411
45 to 4913
50 to 546
55 to 599
60 to 646
65 to 6910
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over
Total275

Historical population

The population of Magkaipit grew from 225 in 1990 to 275 in 2015, an increase of 50 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.21%, or an increase of 42 people, from the previous population of 233 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
225
2854.53%
263-1.71%
3283.09%
233-11.70%
2753.21%

Location

Magkaipit is situated at approximately 12.4896, 123.7387, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 144.8 meters or 475.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magkaipit shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.